Ten Greatest Royal Rumble Winners

Who is the greatest wrestling superstar to win the royal rumble for WWE.

The Top Ten

1 John Cena John Cena John Felix Anthony Cena Jr. (/ˈsiːnə/; born April 23, 1977) is an American professional wrestler, rapper, actor, and reality television show host signed to WWE, where he is assigned to the SmackDown brand. ...read more.

Great strong

Cena doesn't deserve to be here. He entered at #30. WOW. He really did a lot in those 10 minutes (sarcasm). - Hernandez1614

Hernandez1614 he won twice. And the 2013 rumble with his in-ring performance, he pretty much deserved that win after he kicked everybody's butt when they teamed on him. 2008 could be better but it was still great.

John Cena is the coolest and badest guy in the planet. Thanks to his deadly finishing that sends one dead. Epic guy...!

2 Stone Cold Steve Austin Stone Cold Steve Austin Steve Austin (born Steven James Anderson on December 18, 1964, later Steven James Williams), better known by his ring name "Stone Cold" Steve Austin, is an American actor, media personality, producer, and retired professional wrestler who is signed to a legends contract for WWE. ...read more.

Why is he ranked number 2 stone cold should be number 1 because he won 3 royal rumbles

People he has eliminated gimme a hell yeah if stone cold rocks ya so this guy made the royal rumble funny and interesting by using a stunner to eliminate that's all - WHAT?

Stone Cold holds the record for most eliminations of all time and has won it 3 times. He is too good, he dominates anything he sees. - roblist

In my opinion stone cold is the greatest of all time 3 time royal rumble winner

3 Shawn Michaels Shawn Michaels Shawn Michaels was born on July 22, 1965 . He is an American professional wrestler. He is the first wrestler to win all the titles the WWE could have offered. He is known for his moves and looks. His nickname provided by WWE is HBK (Heart Break Kid). He was in DX (Degeneration X) a tag team with Triple ...read more.

I should be #1 I entered first and won do you know how hard that is surviving
30 wwe super stars and this is shawn micheals

won twice. first person to enter the ring first and win.

winning royal rumble itself is a big deal and he won entering first

My all time best WWE super star hbk I love hbk very much

4 Rey Mysterio Rey Mysterio Óscar Gutiérrez, better known by the ring name Rey Mysterio, is a Mexican-American professional wrestler who currently works for Lucha Underground.

He is the best guy in week because he does tricks and gets them with his move and takes them down and win he's a winner

Entry disadvantage, size disadvantage, and height disadvantage.

619 brother

because rey mysterio is 5"6 175 pounds and he was entery number 2

5 Chris Benoit Chris Benoit Christopher Michael "Chris" Benoit was a Canadian professional wrestler. During his 22-year career, he worked for numerous promotions including the WWE, WCW and ECW. Benoit is often cited as one of the greatest professional wrestlers of all time.

Why is a ghost in this list

1st person in the ring and won

So creative throwing people over the to rope and the he got out the big show was cool

Rip u kidding he killed his own family

6 The Undertaker The Undertaker Mark William Calaway (born March 24, 1965), better known by his ring name The Undertaker, is an American semi-retired professional wrestler currently signed to WWE, where he has worked since 1990, making him the company's longest tenured in-ring performer . Calaway began his wrestling career with World ...read more.

Best wwe wrestler


Undertaker is the first man to win royal rumble at number 30. He should have been number 1

He is the dead man

7 The Rock The Rock Dwayne Douglas Johnson, also known by his ring name The Rock, is an American and Canadian actor, producer and semi-retired professional wrestler, signed with WWE.

Oh go suck a large dong. Rock was eliminated before Big Show, yet they count it. Basing off of winner wise, he's the worst. - Manowar9

The way he overcame The Big Show was incredible

Kick some ass and punch their face in and use the peoples elbow

The Rock is the best wrestler in history he is the most electrifying man in WWE

8 Randy Orton Randy Orton Randal Keith "Randy" Orton is an American professional wrestler and actor who is signed with WWE, where he is a member of the SmackDown brand. He is a 12-time world champion, having held the WWE World Championship eight times and the World Heavyweight Championship four times.

He is 9 time world champion
6time WWE champion
2 times intercontinental champion
And1time tag team champion

randy orton
he is a super star of the wwe

I amvery big fan rko

Going to win the next royal rumble

9 Triple H Triple H Paul Michael Levesque, better known by his ring name Triple H, is an American semi-retired professional wrestler, corporate executive, and actor.

Triple H won the 2002 Royal Rumble! By eliminating Kurt Angle! Triple H will go to WrestleMania and Triple the Undisputed WWF champion Chris Jericho! But at No Way Out, Kurt Angle defeated Triple H with Stephanie McMahon as the special guest referee! "I thought is gonna be Kurt Angle vs. Chris Jericho for the Undisputed WWF championship". But on February 18, 2002 edition of Raw, Triple H defeated Kurt Angle to regain his WWF title shot!

Never won it just threw himself over the top rope

Triple h deserved it

Thegame or hunter hhh is the headache for superstars

10 Brock Lesnar Brock Lesnar Brock Edward Lesnar is an American professional wrestler and former amateur wrestler, professional American football player, and mixed martial artist who is currently signed to WWE.

He is the beast incorned

Brock lesner was father of all stars brock lesner against undertaker is very bad player brock was excellent player of WWE

Wwe superstar no. 1 superstar and brock lesnar manager Paul heyman

WWE all the best brock win


The Contenders

11 Batista Batista David Michael "Dave" Bautista Jr. is an American actor and former professional mixed martial artist and professional wrestler.

He is my hero he will be back 2016

Batista back royal rumble 2016

Should be lower


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12 Roman Reigns Roman Reigns Leati Joseph "Joe" Anoa'i (Roman Reigns) was born on May 25, 1985. He is an American professional wrestler and former professional Canadian football player. ...read more.

Román should be first place because he won royal rumble twice

The real champ roman and he second royal rumble match and still the champ believe that

Oh god no... - KingSlayer93316

He is the best

13 Sheamus Sheamus Stephen Farrelly is an Irish professional wrestler and actor. He is currently signed to the American professional wrestling promotion WWE, where he performs under the ring name Sheamus.

Should be a little bit higher

He is the best and better than everybody else

He should be first because he's the best so you should be ashamed of yourselves

He is best in the world...sheamus is famous

14 Edge Edge Adam Joseph Copeland is a Canadian actor and retired professional wrestler. He is best known for his time with the American professional wrestling promotion WWE, where he performed under the ring name Edge.

Edge made a surprise return to pick up a Royal Rumble victory. He then went to face Chris Jericho in a World Heavyweight Championship Match in a losing effort. The surprise at his return is enough to validate his win.

Edge is awesome. OK, so he entered at 30. He bravely fought against Shawn Michaels, Batista, John Cena, eliminated Chris Jericho who he lost to at WM XXVI

Edge is an awesome Superstar

He was the first person to ever win the Money In The Bank

He won the 2010 royal rumble by Eliminating John Cena

Edge is a 4 time wwe champion and a record 7 time world heavy weight champion

15 Hulk Hogan Hulk Hogan Terry Gene Bollea, better known by his ring name Hulk Hogan, is an American professional wrestler, actor, television personality, entrepreneur and rock bassist.

Hulk Hogan was one of the best legends ever

He has won 2 royal rumbles back to back

I liked how he squared of in the ring a fight against other legends

A wrestling legend and the first to win the royal rumble back to back

He was the first suprerstar to win back to back


16 Ric Flair Ric Flair Richard Morgan "Ric" Fliehr, better known by his ring name Ric Flair, is a professional wrestling manager and American retired professional wrestler currently signed to the WWE under a legends appearance contract.

Ric Flair is a amazing Legend

He won the 1992 Royal Rumble

He is also the person who's held the most championships in all history 16 time champion

yeah that was 1 of my favs - sUx2Bu

third person in the ring and won

Too be the man u have 2 be the man

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17 Kane Kane Glenn Thomas Jacobs is an American professional wrestler, insurer, and actor. He works for WWE, and is best known by his ring name Kane.

Kane eliminated santino marella in 1 second

What happens if did not win a Royal Rumble.The Big Red Machine Kane will Forever be my FAVOURITE!

He is awesome won it 59 times in 3 years


18 Hacksaw Jim Duggin

first royal rumble winner

Won the first roysle rumble

19 Yokozuna Yokozuna Rodney Agatupu Anoaʻi was an American professional wrestler who is best known for his time with the World Wrestling Federation where he wrestled under the ring name Yokozuna, whose term yokozuna refers to the highest rank in professional sumo wrestling in Japan.

Should never won it

20 Bret Hart Bret Hart Bret Sergeant Hart, better known by his ring name Bret "The Hitman" Hart, is a Canadian-American writer, actor and retired professional and amateur wrestler. A member of the Hart wrestling family and a second-generation wrestler.

A good victory

He is true legend to won 1997 and 1994 drwa with luger

21 Lex Luger Lex Luger Lawrence Wendell "Larry" Pfohl better known by his ring name, Lex Luger, is an American retired professional wrestler, television producer and football player currently working with WWE on their wellness policy.

Should be higher

22 Big John Studd Big John Studd John William Minton was an American professional wrestler and actor, better known by his ring name, Big John Studd.


23 Alberto Del Rio Alberto Del Rio José Alberto Rodríguez best known as Alberto Del Rio is a Mexican professional wrestler and former mixed martial artist.  

Won the biggest royal rumble

24 Dean Ambrose Dean Ambrose Jonathan "Jon" Good is an American professional wrestler and actor, signed to All Elite Wrestling (AEW) under the ring name Jon Moxley. He also makes appearances for New Japan Pro-Wrestling, where he won the IWGP United States Championship. He previously worked for WWE under the ring name Dean Ambrose, ...read more.

Never won it (he should of won the 2015 Royal Rumble, to be honest) - KingSlayer93316

25 Gran Metalik Gran Metalik

Gran Metalik is the king of the ropes he the best and his team is the best the lucha house party cool team

High jump
Best wrestle
So cool
Cool finishers
Fastest move
Cool mask

26 Braun Strowman Braun Strowman Adam Scherr is an American professional wrestler and strongman. He is currently signed to WWE under the ring name Braun Strowman. He has recently been in rivalries with Roman Reigns.

He won the GREATEST ROYAL RUMBLE. At that night Daniel Bryan set a new record. And Braun Strowman didn't really deserve winning but he still kicked ASS.

27 Eddie Guererro Eddie Guererro Eduardo Gory "Eddie" Guerrero Llanes, was a Mexican-American professional wrestler and a member of the Guerrero wrestling family.
28 Vince McMahon Vince McMahon Vincent Kennedy "Vince" McMahon is an American professional wrestling promoter, former announcer, commentator, film producer, actor, and retired professional wrestler.

He is an idiot should have never put him on this

He entered #2, only eliminated one man all night (Stone Cold) and won the Royal Rumble.


29 Goldberg Goldberg William Scott "Bill" Goldberg is an American actor, former professional football player, and semi-retired professional wrestler.

He is the only best wrestler after Roman reigns

30 Shinsuke Nakamura Shinsuke Nakamura Shinsuke Nakamura is a Japanese professional wrestler and former mixed martial artist currently signed to WWE competing on Smackdown Live.
31 Jinder Mahal Jinder Mahal Yuvraj Singh Dhesi is a Canadian professional wrestler currently signed to WWE, where he performs on the Raw brand under the ring name Jinder Mahal.
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